- 1.1 (eludir, huir de) to avoid evita entrar en discusiones con él avoid getting into arguments with him para evitar problemas decidí no ir to avoid problems I decided not to go ¿por qué me estás evitando? why are you avoiding me? 1.2 (impedir) to avoid, prevent se podría haber evitado la tragedia the tragedy could have been avoided o/or averted o/or prevented haremos lo posible para evitarlo we'll do everything we can to avoid o/or prevent it para evitar que sufran to avoid o/or prevent them suffering 1.3 (ahorrar) to save una simple llamada nos habría evitado muchas molestias a simple phone call would have saved us a lot of trouble así les evitarás muchos quebraderos de cabeza that way you'll save them a lot of worry por esta ruta evitas tener que pasar por el centro if you go this way you avoid going through o/or it saves you going through the center
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.